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Old 11-21-2012, 11:26 AM   #10
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Re: help with turkey

Originally Posted by ~happy2Bamommy~ View Post
Oh, one mama on here uses a slat water brine on her turkey.
I've always wanted to try that.
We always brine with Alton Brown's recipe, and everyone loves our turkey, but it is a lot of work, and like a PP said, if you have a turkey that is already brined it would taste way too salty. OP, if I were you I would go to Walmart and buy a cheap meat thermometer. We never go by the button b/c they are unreliable, and you can end up with either an undercooked or overcooked turkey. DH is always the one to cook it, and it always turns out perfectly, so I can ask him how exactly how he cooks it if you want me to.
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